We’ve created an account that helps new businesses to get off the ground. It is designed to be simple and convenient, so you can spend less time worrying about your banking and more time building your business.
We offer a range of banking services via multiple channels – online, mobile and over the phone – as well support and guidance from our experienced business management team.
You’ll also get access to a comprehensive archive of useful business guides covering subjects ranging from planning the early stages of your new business, through to day-to-day operations as well as guidance on the legal, tax and regulatory requirements of running a company.
We help about 120,000 businesses to get established each year, so you can be sure your banking is in safe hands.
Additional support for start-ups
Get a 30-day free trial of our Business ToolBox: a suite of useful online tools to help you start, manage, and grow your business. It includes:
No payment details are needed to start your trial period. After the free trial, tools are priced at or below the RRP. You have full flexibility to add or remove tools at any time.
To apply for a Business Account for Start-ups, you should:
0800 022 4389
Call us to talk to our business management team. We are available from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, except for 9.30am to 5pm on Wednesday.
We're committed to helping British businesses grow and develop by giving them the support they need – our Business Charter will tell you more.
Businesses, new and established, will face fresh challenges and opportunities. Our comprehensive range of online business resources and tools are designed to help.
*Free business banking includes cheques, standing orders, cash, direct debits, deposits and withdrawals. All we ask is that you operate your account in credit or within agreed limits.
Lloyds Bank plc is covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and the Financial Ombudsman Service. (Please note that due to the schemes’ eligibility criteria not all Lloyds Bank business customers will be covered by these schemes).
Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority under registration number 119278.
Lloyds Bank plc Registered Office: 25 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HN. Registered in England and Wales no. 2065. Telephone: 020 7626 1500.
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